CNN reviews the 10 most popular Degrees
CNN.com ran an article today on the top 10 majors. Elementary Ed was one of the top 10...but in terms of starting salary it was the lowest. We NEED to stop this trend, it's appalling that we all just accept the fact that educators will continually be at the bottom. Some day...
Here is the section about teachers:
Education continues to be a popular major and teachers continue to be sought after throughout country. which explains why it is one of the few industries to add workers in 2008.
Despite the importance of the role that an elementary teacher has in a child's education, the beginning salary for a new teacher is the lowest of the 10 most popular majors.
Beginning salary: $29,414.